Olivera Olja Jelkić is nominated for Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award 2022

Olivera Olja Jelkić is nominated for 2022 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. Jasminka Petrović and Ljubivoje Ršumović from Serbia were also nominated for the same award.

Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award is rewarding authors, illustrators, oral storytellers and reading promoters who have been nominated by organisations worldwide. The works of the candidates contain wonderful adventures and everyday observations full of emotion and psychological insight, brilliant visual art and humorous masterpieces. The list also includes reading promotion activities from several continents whose work fulfils a critically important function for the future of children’s literature globally.